Men's golf fires season-best round to close IIAC Championship

Andrew Lallier
Andrew Lallier

WAVERLY, Iowa -- The Simpson men's golf team turned in its lowest round of the season Saturday to close the 2018 Iowa Conference Championship in seventh place. 

The Storm shot 297 from Prairie Links Golf Course -- its first sub-300 round of the season -- to finish 12 shots back of Wartburg and 16 ahead of Coe. 

Andrew Lallier carded a team-low 72 and Nathan Eaton shot a 73 as the duo tied for 17th in the individual standings.

Nick Hartman shot a 75, Korbin Sesker 77 and Blake Bender 78. Every Storm golfer posted or matched his tournament-best round Saturday.

Nebraska Wesleyan won the team title by six strokes over Central.

Storm Scorecard
Simpson 313 319 316 297 1245 7th
Nathan Eaton 76 81 77 73 307 t-17th
Andrew Lallier 75 80 80 72 307 t-17th
Korbin Sesker 77 79 78 77 311 t-24th
Nick Hartman 86 79 81 75 321 33rd
Blake Bender 85 87 82 78 332 42nd